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Community Pays Respects to Veteran Broadcaster

By Eileen Buckley

Lockport, NY – A man who was a broadcaster, politician and even a teacher will be laid to rest in Lockport tomorrow. Clip Smith - best known for his television sportscasts - died over the weekend in a car crash.

A wake will be held Tuesday evening. Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at the Rapids Bible Church in Lockport.

WBFO'S Eileen Buckley has some reflections about Clip from a former colleague.

You can hear her report by clicking the "listen" icon above.